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Recruitment and Outreach

Harvard Griffin GSAS EDIB attends recruitment fairs and conferences across the country and hosts recruitment events.

If you’re thinking of applying to Harvard, we want to meet you! Harvard Griffin GSAS Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging (EDIB) has: 

  • conducted information sessions on other campuses 
  • hosted McNair Scholars and other groups for on-campus information sessions 
  • helped departments plan recruitment events for interviewing admitted students 
  • held virtual open houses and information sessions 
  • attended conferences such as ABRCMS and SACNAS. 

Harvard offers a range of research opportunities that can help you gain valuable experience. Participating in a research experience can help you decide whether a PhD is right for you and, if you do apply, makes you a stronger applicant. Harvard offers paid summer internships, including: 

  • Summer Research Opportunities at Harvard, organized by Harvard Griffin GSAS 
  • Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program, administered by the Division of Medical Sciences (PhD programs office) at Harvard Medical School 
  • Other summer programs, run by Harvard departments or Harvard-affiliated teaching hospitals 

Harvard Griffin GSAS also offers a post-baccalaureate program, called the Research Scholar Initiative, which enables college graduates to take part in a long-term research experience. 

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